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Teacher Aides: Supporting students who are blind or have low vision in your school 2022

This course is intended to provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to assist in supporting learners who are Blind or have Low Vision in the classroom environment.
Benj as a kindergartener and today in year 12

Key Details

Categories
Workshop
Course Code
CPE22TABLV
Start Date
25 March 2022
Time
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Course Information

This two day course is delivered through 2 days of in-person learning and 7 online modules.

Day 1: 25 March Day 2: 20 May

This course is intended to provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to assist in supporting learners who are Blind or have Low Vision in the classroom environment. Participants in this program will:

  • gain an understanding of blindness and low vision and the effect on learning
  • engage in orientation and mobility activities and learn how to support students in, around and outside the classroom
  • learn a range of strategies to support in-class learning
  • engage in hands on activities with braille and braille devices
  • learn skills and strategies to assist in the support of students who are Blind or have Low Vision across a range of learning environments.

This course involves attendance for two days of learning and engagement in an online course in between.

This event addresses the following Standards from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 1.1.2, 1.2.2, 1.3.2, 1.4.2, 1.5.2, 1.6.2, 2.6.2, 3.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 3.6.2, 4.1.2, 4.4.2, 4.5.2, 5.1.2, 5.2.2, 5.3.2, 5.4.2, 6.2.2, 6.2.6, 6.3.2, 6.4.2, 7.4.2. It fits within the Priority Area of Children/ Student with Disabilities. This event is evidence and research based.

Presenter

Location

North Rocks

361-365 North Rocks Road
North Rocks, Sydney
NSW 2151

Full Registration
$300.00

Sales end on 24 March 2022
This ticket gives you access to attend the session in person. Prior to the event, you will receive access information to this live stream.

Remote Access (live stream)
$300.00

Sales end on 24 March 2022
This ticket gives you access to the live streamed course on the day(s). Prior to the event, you will receive access information to this live stream.

Digital Access (recordings)
$275.00

Sales end on 1 June 2022
This ticket gives you access to the recorded course. After the event, you will receive access information to the video.
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